by Max Apple
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The author offers a testament to the life of his grandfather—an irascible, five-foot tall man who shaped his life for forty years, held his family together, and lived to care for his great-grandchildren at age 103. Reprint.
November 28, 2006 Max Apple is the author of six books, includng I Love Gootie: My Grandmother's Story, a memoir about his relationship with his Yiddish-speaking grandparents. Apple teaches creative writing at the University of Pennsylvania.
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